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Electrician salary in Dayton, OH

How much does an Electrician make in Dayton, OH?

Average base salary

below national average
Average $22.68
Low $10.38
High $49.57
$9,438per year
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a electrician is $22.68 per hour in Dayton, OH and $9,438 overtime per year.56 salaries reported, updated at September 20, 2023

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Salaries by years of experience in Dayton, OH

Years of experiencePer hour
Less than 1 year
1 to 2 years
3 to 5 years
6 to 9 years
More than 10 years
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Top companies for Electricians in Dayton, OH

  1. Mr. Electric
    155 reviews46 salaries reported
    $37.35per hour
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Highest paying cities for Electricians near Dayton, OH

  1. Findlay, OH
    $33.78 per hour
    26 salaries reported
  2. Bellevue, OH
    $29.59 per hour
    6 salaries reported
  3. Cleveland, OH
    $28.28 per hour
    108 salaries reported
  1. Tiffin, OH
    $28.23 per hour
    8 salaries reported
  2. London, OH
    $28.03 per hour
    8 salaries reported
  3. Sugarcreek, OH
    $27.78 per hour
    9 salaries reported
  1. Cincinnati, OH
    $26.96 per hour
    144 salaries reported
  2. Columbus, OH
    $25.66 per hour
    187 salaries reported
  3. Euclid, OH
    $24.35 per hour
    5 salaries reported
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Where can an Electrician earn more?

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for Electricians

Most recommended license

Electrical License

(earn +19.31% more)

The jobs requiring this license have decrease by 4.53% since 2018. Electricians with this license earn +19.31% more than the average base salary, which is $22.68 per hour.

Job Trend
YearNumber of job openings on Indeed requiring this licenseChange from previous year
20103increase by 3
20113decrease by 0.00%
20125329increase by 177533.33%
201318302increase by 243.44%
201426166increase by 42.97%
201516892decrease by 35.44%
201620977increase by 24.18%
201717515decrease by 16.50%
201819203increase by 9.64%
201918334decrease by 4.53%

Top companies hiring Electricians on Indeed

P and B Electric
J&J Worldwide Services
Chapel Electric Co., LLC
R & T Yoder Electric
Ion Solar
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Top skills
Top certifications
MSHA Certification

More critical skills and qualifications that pay well

Top SkillsSalaryJob openingsCompanies
3 jobs3
5 jobs5
20 jobs27
27 jobs35
593 jobs1,006
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Most common benefits for Electricians

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • AD&D insurance
  • Company truck
  • Continuing education credits
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Fuel card
  • Fuel discount
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid sick time
  • Paid time off
  • Paid training
  • Parental leave
  • Pet insurance
  • Professional development assistance
  • Profit sharing
  • Referral program
  • Relocation assistance
  • Retirement plan
  • Travel reimbursement
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 9,287 ratings

60% of Electricians in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in Dayton, OH?

Industrial Electrician

Job openings

Average $27.99 per hour

Journeyperson Electrician

Job openings

Average $45,835 per year

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Common questions about salaries for an Electrician

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